A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State, Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, has reminded the Governor of the State, Nyesom Wike that members of the Indigenous Folks of Biafra, IPOB, as soon as attacked Transportation Minister, Chibuike Amaechi in a overseas land.
Eze’s response follows a latest allegation by Wike that Amaechi was sponsoring an alleged smear media marketing campaign towards him over the difficulty of killing of members of IPOB in Oyigbo Native Authorities Space of the State.
Governor Wike made the declare whereas talking on the fallout of the Finish SARS protest and the report of mass killings of IPOB members in Oyigbo.
The Governor claimed that Amaechi is disturbed by his rising political profile therefore the alleged smear media marketing campaign.
Eze additional accused Wike of utilizing members of the group to win 2015, 2019 governorship elections within the State.
The previous New Peoples Democratic Occasion, nPDP, Spokesman mentioned that It was illogical for Wike to say that very same IPOB which attacked Amaechi in a overseas land was now working for him (Amaechi).
Eze famous that nothing has uncovered most public officers in Nigeria than the EndSARS protests and riots.
“The identical man who mocked his kinsman and Minister, Amaechi for allegedly being mobbed abroad by the identical IPOB is now turning spherical to accuse a Rivers man of sponsoring IPOB,” Eze mentioned in an announcement to DAILY POST on Tuesday.
Eze believes that Governor Wike was solely embarrassing himself by all the time calling Amaechi’s identify in every little thing evil taking place in Rivers State.
In line with the APC chieftain, IPOB stands towards something and every little thing about Northern Nigeria, together with President Muhammadu Buhari and his administration, his celebration, the APC of which Amaechi is a key stakeholder.
Eze described Wike’s outburst towards Amaechi as a mountain of phantasm merely palpitating within the net of debacle.
“To the place is his political profile rising when his actions and programmes have shattered the financial system and basic fortunes of the state?” Eze queried
“I salute his rising political profile which has earned the state the unemployment capital of Nigeria; I thank him for instigating the menace of insecurity and endangering the lives of Rivers individuals who now sleep with their two eyes extensively opened within the midst of his rising political profile; with Pensioners not receiving their pensions, civil servants begging to be paid their salaries and Rivers youths have been denied their due and their futures stocked in limbo, but, Wike brags about his rising political profile. One wonders the place his profile is rising to”, Eze mentioned.